Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

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Good News and Bad News

The good news is, the Khan Academy has finally added some lectures on programming. The bad news is, the lectures build toward Fibonacci sequences and sorting...
November 30, 2011

The Greatest Story Never Told

A good TV drama needs heroes and villains, romance, momentum, crackling dialog, and the occasional chase scene (gunplay optional). Which makes me wonder: why...
November 30, 2011


I have an idea for a game, but no time to implement it, so I'm going to throw it out in the hope that some interwebby young'un with time on her/his hands wil...
November 29, 2011

Three Short Thoughts

A BBC article title "Coding — the New Latin" resonated: Latin was the language of learned discourse in the formative years of modern science, but not ...
November 29, 2011